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Theme: Solve for "y" - Solving for the "why" of life.

This event occurred on
October 13, 2017
12:00am - 12:00am IST
(UTC +5.5hrs)
Delhi, Delhi

In any mathematical equation, for every different value of ‘x’ in the equation, there is a different value of ‘y’ for it. Likewise, each individual has a life that has been an amalgam of turmoil, vigor, and hope. Here in TEDxBPIT, we come together to find the different values for the meaning of life for an individual, learn from his experience to find the value of ‘why’ of our own life.

Bhagwan Pashuram Institute of Technology
PSP-4, Dr KN Katju Marg, Sector 17, Rohini
Delhi, Delhi, 110089
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Dr Khan

Teacher and Founder : KSG
Dr. Khan has been teaching for around 30 years. He had started his career as lecturer in University of Delhi. He has several research papers and books to his credit. Dr. Khan has been teaching General Studies to IAS aspirants and is very proud of the fact that almost every State and Union Territory in India has civil servants who personally associate with him. His inspirational lectures are integral to success of the students and encouraging them to fulfill their dreams. His vision, passion and eagerness to serve his profession have changed the way the students think about their life and their career opportunities. Dr Khan a pioneer in using social media as an instrument to interact with students and one of the most followed educator in social media among the aspirants. In the year 2016-17, every 3rd selected candidate in Indian Civil Services Examination conducted by Union Public Service are from the KSG.

Aditya Arora

CEO at Faad Times
He is one of the young prodigies who has done some fabulous work which people of his age can only dream about. Aditya leads this young and successful startup by the name of Faad Times. He has already written more than a 100 stories of Entrepreneurs, Startups and people who inspire the inside out of the community and tied up with 35+ portals. He has been interviewed by a lot of  organisations for his work and spirit. But that's only one part of his magnificent journey. He also initiated the campaign by the name of  Education Yatra, providing formal and structural elementary education to kids from villages across Delhi. He was awarded Microsoft's  Top 15 Changemakers in the Country below the age of 20 for his campaign. Apart from that, Aditya has worked with various community organisations and has organised Quora Delhi meetup and Coursera meetup . Just a few months back, Aditya also received the Parliamentary Meritorious Award for his excellence achieving meritocracy.

Deepak Hariharan

Founder : Mentor Yes
He intended to change the way the youth plan and prepare for Education, Careers, Startups and everything in life, through empowered access to the right people, resources and tools.He started MentorYes, connecting Mentees to the Right Mentors – addressing queries on admissions, academics, starting up, and careers – enabling better planning, preparation and results in things that really matter.He aims to build MentorYes as a complete one-stop solution to all students and young professionals across India in the next 5 years, and global platform within a decade.

Harsh Goela

Founder of Goela School Of Finance
He is a self trained and self educated person, who chose not to go to college but follow his dream to be in Stock Markets. He’s an exceptional Public Speaker, who has won several awards in the field of Motivational Speaking. He Co-founded his  firm at the age of 22 years,” Goela School of Finance”, to spread financial literacy and awareness about stock markets to students  in several  colleges, institutions in various cities. One of his most successful campaigns, where in, people write to him and seek advice on freeguidance@goelasf.in regarding stock market and career advises, to which he personally replies. These messages are received by him from students and working professional from all over India and abroad. Closely working with stock brokerage houses, he has been doing wonders in guiding unaware to enter the financial markets and allowing them to seek opportunities in this booming economy of India.

Praveen Wadalkar

CEO and co-founder : Techizer Tech Solution
Praveen Wadalkar is a first generation entrepreneur.He is a Co-founder and CEO of Techizer Tech Solution Pvt.Ltd., a highly specialized healthcare IT firm that focuses on leveraging technology to build strong pharmaceutical brands. By passion, he is a storyteller and HMI certified mountaineer. After 10 years of Specialized work in the pharmaceutical sector, Praveen started his own IT firm Techizer which providestrategic IT solutions to more than 100 pharmaceutical companies in Asia. Specializing in storytelling and public speaking training he has personally conducted over 100 workshops across various industries and has registered over 500 hours of stage.Specializing in storytelling and public speaking training he has personally conducted over 100 workshops across various industries and has registered over 500 hours of stage time.Praveen is an Author of a book “Stop Buying Medicines” and an upcoming book “How I Became Millionaire by Robbing the Piggy Bank of My 6 Years Old Son”.

Rahul Kharbanda

ILLUSIONIST Rahul Kharbanda has performed across various Continents and have dazzled people of all ages with a dynamic mix of the most striking and astonishing acts ever to be seen LIVE on stage. Comes from a Family of Magicians with a combined experience of over 3 decades, he recently entered into the GUINNESS Book of WORLD RECORDs.Being the youngest one in the family, he started Professional Magic along with studying MBA in International Business & it’s now over 16 years and he has tried & performed every variation available in the field of Magic on several National & International platforms.His non-stop show is packed with thrilling and sophisticated magic of unprecedented proportions wherein the audience witnesses stunning acts of grand illusions with creative appearances, levitation, mind-reading, disappearance and more

Sandra Colhando

Co founder : TransforME
She has worked with many Fortune 500 companies before 'finding' and then deciding to follow her passion. Getting to the stage of discovering my professional calling was another journey which helps her resonate with professionals who are seeking to discover their True Potential. As a Coach & Facilitator, she works with clients to connect with their inner resourcefulness with the intent of unleashing that untapped potential - to be the BEST they can BE. She helps clients facilitate transitions, deal with personal/ professional challenges and accelerate personal effectiveness towards a more fulfilled life. Her group sessions has a lot of 'Here and now' element to bring the focus back to 'who' i am. She believes true transformation begins from the 'inside out' and do that one has to be ready and accountable to take risks.Another area she am passionate about is around 'Women Leadership & Empowerment' initiatives in organisations.

Sanjay Pande

Academic Administrator & Campaigner for Peace, Hope & Human Triumph .
After a long Career with Central Vigilance Commission the apex Integrity Institution of the country and simultaneously working as researcher on “Individual decision making” processes, Dr. Sanjay Pande joined IIT Delhi as an academic administrator. At present, he also consults and mentors many startups from those who come from an economically challenged background on an absolutely pro bon basis. He is a Gandhian peace and religioMost of his present work draw from his path breaking research on the role of Emotions, Reasoning and Moral Identity in Individual Corruption decision making in which he challenged the western management thought of having flawed in putting “reason” in the driver’s seat while examining human psychology and has relegating “emotions and values” to the last seat (if not thrown out of the bus altogether).us harmony activist who insists that peace should first rise within.

Sarita Chauhan

Business Power Coach
Sarita Chauhan is a business power coach known for her exemplary contribution in Start to Scale and small to big Success journey of her clients and individuals (benefitted from her business consulting and training). In a small span of 6 years as a full-time professional Business Coach, she has impacted and transformed 5000+ entrepreneurs and 20+ small /medium sized businesses. Her clients include Business Owners, Self Employed, Corporate professionals and driven individuals who want to make BIG in life. Sarita was featured in Zee Business show “The Big Business Ideas” as a successful women entrepreneur and has been in news for many initiatives she has taken in past. She has been felicitated twice for her contribution in the field of business training and entrepreneurship. She has 10 national and international Publications and is the author of book “KICKSTART your Success Story” written to help aspiring entrepreneurs.

Saumya Aggarwal

Co-Founder - Youth For Peace International
She is a Peacebuilder and an artist working towards building peace by empowering young individuals and creating sustainable society. With a vision to build capacities in youth and introduce them to community development.She co-founded Youth for Peace International to advocate her interests.She has been working as the Executive Director of The Startup Edge with a motto of 'Transforming Passion into Profession.Art has kept her inspired since thirteen years in a row, and stimulated her instinct to rely on art therapies for subsuming conflicts subjective to internal and external influence, that has loomed largely affirmative in relegating to attainment of peace. This insight surfaced to structure a vision in her, and to further implicate on larger issues like addressing rehabilitation of Refugees and violence against women, through motivation of play, dance and art therapies.  She was recently awarded as Faces of Impact 2017 by Impact Squared and TEDed SDG Innovator 2017 by

Sharat Bhattatiripad

Radio Jockey and Life Coach
Sharat Bhattatiripad is an award-winning radio professional, credited with having turned around the way radio FM content is generated and positioned, for a decade and a half now. Having led programming teams of almost all big FM players in India – Radio Mirchi, Red FM, and Fever 104FM where he presently serves as Vice President Programming, Bhattatiripad has been an integral part of the FM revolution that India underwent over 10 years back. An MBA in Marketing and advertising, Bhattatiripad also has the distinction of winning the prestigious New York Festival Radio Award for his CSR campaign Fever Voice of Change and Bharat Positive, which uses the platform to bring about a constructive change in the humanitarian issues that matter to the Indian urban society. He also hosts extremely popular radio shows Soul Yatra by Lifecoach Sharat, and Corporate Mantra. Together, the two channels have a daily listenership of over 9 million.

Organizing team


New Delhi, India


New Delhi, India
  • Bhavya Sethi
    Team member
  • Divyanshu Mittal
  • Garima Chhabra
    Team member
  • Gaurav Beniwal
  • Hema R
  • Priyanshu Mehta
    Team member
  • Rishabh Singh
    Team member
  • Siddhant Jain
    Team member